Tents and Canopies

• What are the regulations for using tents and canopies?
For a list of all Rules and Regulations.

• My tent will be over 900 square feet, do I need it inspected?
Yes, please fill out the Application for Plan Examination and Building Permit and submit to Building and Development Services.
The Fire Marshall will also need to inspect the tent. Please contact JV Skinner at jvskinner@fd.fredericksburgva.gov.

• Who can I contact if I have questions regarding tents, canopies, moon bounces or stages?
Please contact the Building Services Division at 540-372-1080.

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1. Do I need a Special Event Application?
2. Do I need a Block Party Permit?
3. Film Permit
4. Expression of Speech Events
5. What fees might be incurred for my special event?
6. City Parks and Trails
7. Trash and Recycling
8. Street and/or Parking Lot Closures
9. Maps
10. Events with over 1,000 Estimated Guests
11. Events with over 2,000 Estimated Guests
12. Tents and Canopies
13. Moon Bounce, Inflatable Amusement Devices, Climbing Walls, and Stages
14. Food and Vendors
15. Alcohol
16. Generators
17. Charging Admission
18. Advertising
19. Security
20. Insurance
21. No Parking Signs and Barricades
22. Restrooms
23. Equipment Rental